This would mean that it will unveil its Windows smartphone upgrade before rival Apple rolls out the iPhone5..
Nokia CEO Stephen Elop yesterday the company would unveil “soon a new smartphone” using Windows Phone 8.
The event will be held a week before Apple’s launch.
Both Nokia and Microsoft are hoping that the next Windows-based phone will challenge Apple’s iPhone and Samsung’s Galaxy smartphone.
Nokia shares are trading at prices that are lower than a flatworm which has found its way to the bottom of a bottomless pit. You can pick one up for $2.55 in Helsinki if you know where to look.
Yesterday Standard & Poor’s downgraded Nokia’s credit rating to BB – with a “negative” outlook.
Nokia lost 1.53 billion euro in the second quarter and sold only four million Windows phones. But to be fair it always was betting the farm on Windows 8.